Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

First LG LED Cinema Display Movie Theatre

Thursday, June 18th, 2020

Andrew Neale

LG Electronics (LG) tell us they are wowing moviegoers in Taiwan with the opening of the world’s first movie theatre equipped with LG LED Cinema Display technology. It also features Dolby’s cinema server solution and Dolby Atmos immersive audio. Paik Ki-mun, head of the Information Display business unit of LG Electronics Business Solutions Company said […]

Organisers Share Their Plans For #CES2021

Wednesday, June 17th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

We are told that planning for #CES2021 is in full swing and that the organisers are still committed to bringing the most influential tech event in the world to Las Vegas in January. In a recent statement they said “Though we do expect the show to be smaller, many of the world’s leading tech brands […]

2020 Digital News Report [Insights 4 American Media]

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Produced every year by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, the ‘2020 Digital News Report’ is based on a representative survey of online news consumers in 40 markets. The event content will include the key findings of the report for the US market, starting with a short introduction by Antonio Zappulla, President of […]

Today’s @DPAAorg Town Hall Meeting

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

DPAA, the leading global trade marketing association connecting out-of-home media with the advertising community is hosting a DPAA Town Hall Meeting today, Monday, June 15, 2020. The video event will be held from 11am-1pm EST, covering key issues pertaining to management, sales and marketing as pandemic restrictions begin to lift and people move about more […]

IMob @ExterionMediaFR New Urban Mobility Observatory

Thursday, June 11th, 2020

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Exterion Media France is relying on AdMobilize to measure road travel and Datakalab, a startup in pedestrian travel analysis to anonymously measure traffic in hundreds of locations in Paris. ExterionMedia France has relied on its network of digital screens to measure the intensity of pedestrian and vehicle traffic and Admobilize’s ‘truth metrics’ dashboard & APIs […]

New Public Health Preparedness @PeerlessAV Solutions

Thursday, June 11th, 2020

Andrew Neale

Peerless-AV has launched several new solutions for public health preparedness and viral transmission prevention. The new products include an Occupancy Control Kiosk, three variations of Temperature Sensing Digital Signage Kiosks, as well as Temperature Sensor Tabletop and Floor Stand Mounts that will allow businesses to communicate and implement proper health standards in real time.

Ashu Pande And Dan Hight Join @NextNav

Friday, June 5th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

NextNav LLC, the leader in 3D geolocation services, today announced the addition of two new executives to its leadership team as it delivers next generation location infrastructure to serve public safety, critical infrastructure and a wide range of commercial applications. Ashutosh (Ashu) Pande joins as Vice President and General Manager of Metropolitan Beacon System (MBS) […]

Sian Rees Joins Philips Professional Display Solutions

Friday, June 5th, 2020

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Sian Rees has joined Philips Professional Display Solutions as Global Product Manager for its software solution. Born in Seattle, she is a highly experienced audiovisual professional who joined Barco in 2001. With more than 20 years of experience, Sian has participated in a series of successful product launches, notably in the health sector. and virtual […]

66% Traffic Return to Re-Opened US Malls

Thursday, June 4th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Lightbox OOH Video Network continues to see traffic return to malls as all U.S. states are at some stage of re-opening. In the third week of monitoring, data provided by Intermx shows traffic in re-opened malls at 66% of pre-shutdown numbers, a significant increase for the week ending May 24. Furthermore, some DMA traffic exceeds […]

New PDS-4K Presentation @Barco Switcher

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020

Andrew Neale

Barco’s industry-leading image processing platform has a new addition designed for diverse applications. The PDS-4K is a full-screen presentation switcher meeting audience’s growing expectations towards high-quality visual experiences, but also responding to the users’ demands for flexible, long-lasting and easy-to-use solutions. The new switcher enables easy content management and allows you to engage even the […]